Tag Archives: Prison Industrial Complex

The New Republic: Opinion: David Dayen: “Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley Failed Their Black Lives Matter Test”: All Lives Matter

The New Republic: Opinion: David Dayen: Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley Failed Their Black Lives Matter Test First of all, its great to hear a politician go to a political group and event and tell them what they don’t want … Continue reading

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The Economist: ‘Jailhouse Nation’

“WITH less than 5% of the world’s population, the United States holds roughly a quarter of its prisoners: more than 2.3m people, including 1.6m in state and federal prisons and over 700,000 in local jails and immigration pens. Per head, … Continue reading

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The Economist: The Real Cost of The War on Drugs

America, at least at one point and perhaps they still are, was the biggest consumer of narcotics, legal and otherwise, in the world. One reason why you see so many drug dealers, drug lords, drug terrorists in Central America, the … Continue reading

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The Washington Post: WonkBook: Christopher Ingraham: The Orwellian Deception of Chuck Grassley’s Leniency Industrial Complex

The Washington Post: WonkBook: Christopher Ingraham: The Orwellian Deception of Chuck Grassley’s Leniency Industrial Complex Anyone who calls them self a Conservative and especially a fiscal Conservative, but who supports the American Prison Industrial Complex and our current criminal justice … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera: Inside USA- Angela Davis on The Prison Industrial Complex

Source: Al Jazeera: Inside USA- Angela Davis on The Prison Industrial Complex Just to talk about this interview for a minute or less, depending on how fast you read. I guess Al Jazeera didn’t think the interviewer was important enough to … Continue reading

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AP Archive: Angela Davis- Radical on Trial

Source: AP Archive: Angela Davis- Radical on Trial Angela Davis should’ve never have been in jail, at least for what she was charged with here. Which was being involved in a Marin County court-house shootout in 1970. They had nothing on … Continue reading

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The Daily Caller: Opinion: Molly Gill: Before Creating Any More New Crimes, Congress Should Reform the Penalties it Made Decades Ago

U.S. Senator Rand Paul Speaking Out Against Over Criminalization The Daily Caller: Opinion: Molly Gill: Before Creating Any New Crimes, Congress Should Reform Penalties it Made Decades Ago This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on BloggerOver criminalization … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion: Lee Fang: “The Real Reason Why Pot is Illegal”: Actually There Are More Real Reasons For Pot Prohibition

Financiers of Marijuana Prohibition The Nation: Opinion: Lee Fang: The Real Reason Why Pot is Still Illegal Lee Fang is right about the reason he gave as why marijuana is illegal in America. It’s called the prescription drug industry that … Continue reading

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AP: Raw Video: Four Arrested in Florida Child Prostitution Ring: Why Prostitution Should be Legal & Regulated

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on Blogger Hopefully this goes without saying and if it doesn’t, you are really ignorant about me or just some type of jerk something. But I’m against juvenile prostitution and I … Continue reading

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